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Commission civile de la république


Published 1793
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1 sheet ([1] p.) ;|c53 x 44 cm. (fol.)
Caption title

Imprint printed at foot of third column

Dated and signed at foot of third column: Fait au Cap, le 21 juillet 1793, l'an 2 de la République. Polverel, Sonthonax. Par les Commissaires civils de la République. Poittevin, sécretaire adjoint de la Commission

Printed in three parallel columns after caption title and statement of responsibility; columns of text separated by printer's rules; engraved ornamental headpiece bearing the words "La République française" printed above caption title

Proclamation by Polverel and Sonthonax ordering mobilization; the first two pieces are laws of 25 August, and 2 September 1792, each of which relates to the arming of military personnel; followed by a proclamation consisting of eleven articles implementing the laws and ordering the conscription of citizens; the punishment for refusing to serve in the army was seizure, disarmament, trial by military tribunal for treason, and finally execution

Roquincourt, T. Marine et les colonies

"Pour copie conforme à l'original. Polverel (?)" followed by indecipherable ms. notation beneath name of printer in column three; official seal of the Commissaires nationaux-civils of Saint-Domingue stamped underneath second column

John Carter Brown Library copy has "No. 32" in ms. hand in upper left hand corner

John Carter Brown Library copy acquired with the assistance of the Sophia Augusta Brown Fund


Publisher Au Cap [Cap-Haïtien, Haiti] : de l'Imprimerie de de la commission civile de la République
Year 1793
Pages 10
Language French
Call number b4917045
Digitizing sponsor John Carter Brown Library
Book contributor John Carter Brown Library
Collection jcbhaiti; JohnCarterBrownLibrary; americana

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